F. PRESERVATION OF HISTOR-ICAL
4.The original design specifications and cost
estimate are provided for information only.
The National Historic Preservation Act
The A/E shall prepare specifications for the
(NHPA) Section 106 requires that this project
site adapt project using the latest NAVFAC
go through the Section 106 review process.
guide specifications as listed in the
The A/E will contact the relevant State
Criteria. The A/E shall prepare a new cost
SOUTHNAVFACENGCOM authorizes such
estimate and shall not rely on quantities or unit
contact, coordinate the review process, and
costs given in the estimate for the original
integrate applicable requirements in the design
of the project.
5. It is not the responsibility of the A/E to certify
G. SITE ADAPTATION
the design of the Standard Drawings or
construction drawings furnished for technical
1. For certain repetitive type structures and
accuracy. However, if errors in the drawings are
discovered or if the design or functional layout
specialized structures, NAVFAC Standard
appears unworkable for the site adaptation, the
Drawings or construction drawings of previously
matter shall be brought immediately to the
designed structures may be furnished to the A/E
attention of the PM in writing.
for site adaptation and will be listed in the SOW.
A complete new design for all features
outside the building five-foot line and any
H. METRIC DESIGN
revisions within the five-foot line necessary to
suit the new site are required.
2. Site adaptation, in general, consists of
estimates, and calculations shall be done in
designing all exterior features (paving, drainage,
units of the International System of
utilities, etc.); modifying the foundation structure
to suit the site; incorporating seismic and wind
a) Measurements and units of any type on
considerations; compliance with the base
architectural plan; incorporating necessary
all required submissions shall be shown in
HVAC considerations (heating, evaporative
SI metric units exclusively.
cooling or air conditioning) to suit the climatic
conditions existing at the site; and bringing the
b) English system measurements SHALL
design into compliance with building code, life
safety code, or Navy criteria revisions. The A/E
shall review the original design and prepare a
report which identifies any changes needed to
comply with building code, life safety code, or
Navy criteria revisions that may have occurred
since the original design
3. If necessary mechanical or electrical equipment
cannot fit into the spaces provided in the
Standard Drawings or construction drawings,
then such spaces shall be adjusted or increased as
necessary to accommodate the equipment.
REQUIREMENTS AND OPTIONS